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'''Dorotea "Doris" Dragović''' ( ) (born 16 April 1961, Split (Split, Croatia), Yugoslavia, today Croatia) is a Croatian singer-songwriter. She represented Yugoslavia in the Eurovision Song Contest 1986 (Eurovision Song Contest 1986) with the song "Željo moja", finishing the 11th with 49 points, and Croatia in the Eurovision Song Contest 1999 (Eurovision Song Contest 1999) with the song " Marija

Magdalena ", finishing fourth with 118 points. '''Dorotea "Doris" Dragović''' (

controversial songs

in Republika Srpska and Republika Srpska Krajina, which he demonstrated by recording controversial songs "E moj druže zagrebački" (which was recorded as a response to Jura Stublić's song "E moj druže beogradski") and "Ljetovanje" with the band Mindušari from Knin. However, Ðorđević was also strongly opposed to Serbian regime and the president Slobodan Milošević and he demonstrated his attitude by writing a number of anti-regime songs released on Riblja

debut albums

of the decade, the most notable representatives of the scene released their debut albums. Goribor, formed in 1996, gained popularity in the 2000s with their demo recordings officially released through the Croatian label Slušaj Najglasnije!, releasing their first studio album, ''Goribor (Goribor (album))'', in 2007. Goribor: ''Goribor'', Petrol (Petrol (band)), formed in 2003, released their debut album, ''Nezgodno vreme


- Nordic Cross *Cornwall - St Piran, St Petroc and St Michael *Croatia – Saint Joseph *Cuba – Our Lady of Charity * The flag of Russia has the same colours as the Dutch flag, in a different order. Although the origin of the flag remains disputed, two theories lead to a Dutch origin in the choice of colours. The first theory states that the origin lies in Tsar Alexis I of Russia's Dutch-born lead ship engineer mentioning these colours as they were used by ships sailing under the flag of the Dutch Republic. This was in answer to a requested suggestion by the Tsar in 1668, who was to introduce the first flag of the Russian Empire that year. The other, probably romanticized and less accurate theory it is related to Peter the Great, who has first introduced these colours as the naval flag of the Russian Empire after a Dutch frigate was delivered to him from Amsterdam in 1694, bearing the Dutch flag. * The flags of several former and current Slavic nations, such as the State of Slovenes, Croats, and Serbs, Yugoslavia, Croatia, Slovenia, and Serbia all have the Pan-Slavic colours in three horizontal bands in their flags, in various permutations of the colours. Note that these colours are derived from the Russian flag, which in turn was possibly based on the Dutch flag. * The flag of Schleswig-Holstein resembles the Dutch flag, but is inverted. Although Schleswig-Holstein is close to the Netherlands, geographically, the flag was created in the 19th century by taking the blue from the blue and yellow of the Schleswig flag and the red and white of the Holstein flag. The yellow from the Schleswig flag was dropped since a French-style tricolore was more in vogue at the time.

educational projects

with humanitarian aid projects in the United Kingdom, Bosnia (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Croatia, Serbia, Albania, India and Sweden. These projects included health projects, supplying emergency food and medicine; educational projects, starting schools and day care centers; and repatriation projects, helping people home to their families. In Sarajevo, he evaluated a medical centre and starting a missing children project. While working on a large scale with people from

study studies

, and fell under the command of General Lewis MacKenzie. November Company was ordered to break through to and seize Sarajevo International Airport for UNPROFOR to use for transporting food and supplies to civilians in the city. :* - General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, announces that studies (feasibility study) will begin on connecting all of the emirates in the United Arab Emirates by rail for both

good spell

. As a result, he gained a position that was possibly unique in world football: a purely defensive centre forward (striker). Some observers thought his success in this position may lead to more players adopting his style in international games, as part of the global shift to more defensive tactics, however this proved unfounded. His club career never really caught on in the same way, after a good spell with K. Sint-Truidense V.V. he left for Portsmouth (Portsmouth F.C.) where he achieved

musical scale

. Pannonia was further split in two by Trajan between 102 and 107. The '''Istrian scale''' is a distinct hexatonic (Hexatonic scale) musical scale (Scale (music)) in the regions of Istria and Kvarner in Croatia. It is used in Istrian and Kvarnerian folk music. "Two-part singing and playing in the Istrian scale", ''''. Non-equal-tempered (equal temperament), the scale could approximately be notated as: E-F-G-A

century gold

by immigrants from Croatia and Chiloé (Province of Chiloé) during a minor nineteenth century gold rush, '''Porvenir''' (Spanish (Spanish language) for "future") is the capital of both the homonymous commune (List of communes in Chile) and the Chilean Province of Tierra del Fuego (Tierra del Fuego Province, Chile) of the Magallanes and Antartica Chilena Region. It is Chile's southernmost town (List of towns in Chile) (further south than Punta Arenas), and has

interpretations based

of these regions' (Zahumlje, Duklja) medieval history doesn't give a unanimous answer: there are traits of culture, history and socio-economic ties that «point» both to the Croat and to the Serb side, not placing the regions into either fold permanently. «Ethnic» or «political» borders on the pics are purely fictitious- as are their sources, as well as interpretations based upon them. One could juggle with maps indefinitely- for instance, one could go to http:


Tourism (Tourism in Croatia) dominates the Croatian service sector and accounts for up to 20% of Croatian GDP. Annual tourist industry income for 2011 was estimated at €6.61 billion. Its positive effects are felt throughout the economy of Croatia in terms of increased business volume observed in retail business, processing industry orders and summer seasonal employment. The industry is considered an export business, because it significantly reduces the country's external trade imbalance.

The bulk of the tourist industry is concentrated along the Adriatic Sea coast. Opatija was the first holiday resort since the middle of the 19th century. By the 1890s, it became one of the most significant European health resorts.

Croatia has unpolluted marine areas reflected through numerous nature reserves and 116 Blue Flag beaches.

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